Canada PM shuffles cabinet, ex-justice minister appears unhappy

OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday shuffled his cabinet after a senior member quit and quickly had to deny he had demoted his long-serving justice minister, who seemed less than happy with her new job. Trudeau made five changes after Scott Brison announced last week he was quitting as president of the Treasury Board, which has […]

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Major Winnipeg intersection closed due to ‘serious incident’

Winnipeg Police say around 8:45 p.m. Wednesday evening they were involved in a “serious incident” in the area of Panet Rd. and Nairn Ave. The incident created a large police presence in the area, as well as in locations in the East Kildonan, Transcona and Mission Industrial area. Police highlighted there was no risk to public safety. Motorists should expect delays […]

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Disney Channel Actor Arrested For Allegedly Enticing Minor in Utah

Stoney Westmoreland, a 48-year-old Disney Channel actor, has been arrested in Utah for allegedly arranging online to have sex with someone he believed was 13.  According to online records, Westmoreland — who played the grandfather on “Andi Mack” — was arrested Friday for allegedly enticing a minor by internet or text, and dealing in materials harmful to a minor. Both […]

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Former Malaysian PM Najib, 1MDB ex-CEO face fresh corruption charges

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysian prosecutors on Wednesday filed new graft charges against former prime minister Najib Razak and the former chief executive of scandal-linked state fund 1MDB, in the latest cases over alleged theft of billions of dollars from the fund. Anti-graft investigators this week questioned Najib and the former fund official over accusations that the former premier’s office […]

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